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Gardai investigating alleged sexual assault in Dublin

NewsBy Shuki Byrne
Gardai have arrested a man in connection with the alleged assault
Gardai have arrested a man in connection with the alleged assault

Gardai are investigating the circumstances surrounding an alleged sexual assault which occurred in Dublin yesterday evening.

The alleged attack occurred at approximately 7pm in the Tallaght area of the capital. 

A young woman was allegedly attacked by a lone male at Fortunestown Lane. 

She reported the attack to Gardai who subsequently arrested a suspect. 

He is currently being detained at Tallaght Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

They are appealing for witnesses or anyone who may have any information to contact them in Tallaght on 01 6666000, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.